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Kids Are Heroes….

Increasingly, we are seeing children raise money for the causes they believe in. Here is a great website aimed at profiling what children are doing to change the world. “The Kids Are Heroes™ web site is dedicated to them.  This site is designed to inspire your children to become involved in the act of giving [...]

Social Media as a Platform to Mobilize Efforts

Social media has created a new trend – the power of the collective effort; the ability to co-produce a movement to change the world.   We were inspired by the recent video of Michael Teoh from Malaysia. Michael correctly reminds us all, that social media has provided a new platform to connect; to listen; to [...]

11 Year Old – “Felt Like it was Her Turn to Make a Difference”

Jessica Markowitz was only 11 years old when she started her own charity that sends poor girls in Rwanda to school. She has raised nearly $75,000, taken several trips to rural villages there, formed a partnership with a local girls’ school and will head to Rwanda this summer. She is now only 14 years old. [...]